News & Events

The News Archive contains summaries of news stories about prominent news developments. The heading of each item links to the full text of that story.

Recess Hours in Effect: Sunday, September 16 - Wednesday, September 26

Recess hours are in effect until the start of the Fall quarter. Regular hours resume on the first day of classes -- Thursday, September 27.

New Melvyl Feature Allows Easier Access to Full Text Articles

A new feature makes it easier to access the full text of articles from our licensed e-journals from citations found in Melvyl.

Slavic Folk Art Featured in New Library Exhibit

A new exhibit of Slavic folk art can be found in the main hallway of Davidson Library.

More Hydration Stations Added to the Library

Got water? If not, check out the new hydration stations in the library.

KDB-93.7/FM Radio: UCSB Celebrates the Golden Age of Opera (1850’s-1920)

David Seubert, Acting Head of Special Collections, recently spoke with KDB-93.7/FM about the current exhibition in Special Collections--"Stars of the Opera Stage: ‘Golden Age' Images from the William R. Moran Collection."

Today’s Highlight: Colección Tloque Nahuaque

As one of several leading collections of its kind, the Colección serves as the university's major source of information on the cultural heritage and history of Chicanas/Chicanos and Mexicans in the United States.
Collections

The Coffee Cart has Moved

The coffee cart has moved to the front entrance of Davidson Library.

Stars of the Opera Stage: "Golden Age" Images from the William R. Moran Collection

An exhibit featuring the stars of opera's "Golden Age" is now on display in Special Collections.

Flying A Studios Centennial Celebration

Rare documents from Flying "A" Studio from Special Collections will be on display in the Pollack Theater in conjunction with the Flying "A" Studio Centennial Celebration on Saturday, July 7.

Robert B. Moran and William R. Moran Papers Now Available for Research

The collection relates primarily to early oil exploration in California, other parts of the United States, and abroad, with a large photograph component to the collection.